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Revision as of 19:27, 18 October 2010

Dallas Public Central Library

Dallas Public Library: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library exterior.

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  genealogy@dallaslibrary.org

Address:[1]

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
8th floor
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201

Telephone:[1]  214-670-1433

Hours and holidays:[2]

Monday --
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

The Dallas Public Library has one of the largest genealogy collections in the South. It includes 111,700 volumes, 64,500 microfilms, 89,000 microfiche, and over 700 maps. t

Tips

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Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Dallas Public Central Library, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Genealogy Section" at Dallas Public Library at http://dallaslibrary2.org/genealogy/index.php (access 18 October 2010).
  2. "Hours" in Genealogy Section at Dallas Public Library at http://dallaslibrary2.org/genealogy/index.php (access 18 October 2010).